Books tagged: cultural

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Washaka--The Bear Dreamer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An award-winning and beautiful story of friendship between a young Lakota boy and a white boy during a time of great change. Little Chief dreams of a white bear tied to a tree and bleeding at the neck. His grandfather tells him the dream is Wakan and he must watch for this bear—or something like it. The story is based on the dream of Leon Hale, a Lakota man from South Dakota
A Cultural Paradox: Fun in Mathematics
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You set the price! Words: 17,730. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
“A Cultural Paradox: Fun in Mathematics” is ideal for high school and college students who need a little push to get motivated in math, and also great for scientists and those in the math community that want to stay in the know on current math topics. Perfect as an accompaniment to any high school or college course, and a quick read at around 17,000 words.
My Perfect Wedding
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Helen Grey is finally getting everything she wants. She’s about to have the perfect dream wedding and begin an exciting new life abroad on the sunny Mediterranean island of Cyprus. But living the dream isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. With the big day rapidly approaching, a roller-coaster of mishaps, misunderstandings, and disasters threatens to turn the newlyweds into nearlyweds.
Peeko Pacifiko
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,810. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This work is best described as the quintessential Twentieth Century fin de siècle novel of Los Angeles and perhaps the only one. Its narrator and gallery of characters are too willing pawns in the battle of high and low, individuality and expectations, art and commerce, survival and resignation and the liberation of hedonism versus its perils to the soul.
Abe‘s Guide to Full Sun Perennials
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Series: Abe's Guide to Full Sun Perennials, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Abe‘s Guide to Full Sun Perennials contains complete cultural and propagation information on twenty perennial flowers suitable for full sun.
Bangkok Noir
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
This first ever noir anthology of Bangkok, twelve seasoned and internationally known—Thai and Western—writers have come together to make a powerful collection of crime fiction short stories that portray the dark side of this Asian metropolis where the lives of most citizens seem as far away from heaven as its Thai name Krungthep is distant from its meaning—City of Angels.
An American Sporting Man Goes To Hell
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
[Short Story] A true tale of gloriously misguided sporting expectations, instantly withered to so much overcooked gnocchi when steeped in a small town Italian soup. (If you surf, you'll find that this little story has 5-star ratings!)
Nick and Knobby Go to Mexico
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Series: Nick & Knobby, 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Nick and Knobby take their bass drum act to Mexico City, where Knobby accidentally gets involved with a bull in a bullring. This wonderful drum-playing dog becomes a national hero to accolades of “Olé!” from the local aficionados. Children also learn a few words in Spanish.(Age Level – 7-10)
All I Got for Christmas
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Series: Smartboys Club, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,870. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011 by Wonder Realms Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Oh No! Principal Green says Santa can't come to the school Christmas party. Monkey needs a plan to get Santa to come. Too bad Monkey's ideas get him on Santa's Naughty List. It looks like all he'll get for Christmas is a bucket of coal. But when a blizzard knocks out the power lines and buries the roads, it's up to Monkey and the Smartboys to save Christmas for everyone.
I am Flippish!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Today is dad’s turn to help out at school! But when Sean’s classmates start asking questions about why Sean and his dad look different from each other, Sean starts to wonder too. With the help of their teacher, the students learn a few things about diversity, family and where we really came from. And along the way, Sean teaches his friends just how wonderful it is to be different!